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Favorite Caribbean Authors and Books

My book club asked me to put together a list of the Caribbean and African authors that I read growing up in Grenada and Barbados as I sometimes mention them in the book club. So, of course, I roped my mother (retired language and literature teacher) and my sister (fellow book nut like me) in… Continue reading Favorite Caribbean Authors and Books

Books · Life

Respite on Book Buying Embargo or Just Call it Booktopia 2017

I think I may have mentioned in a previous post that I am on a self-imposed book buying embargo. I was doing really well until Booktopia 2017 came into my life. So I had to take a brief respite from my embargo. I mean you can’t go to a book event at a fabulous independent bookstore without… Continue reading Respite on Book Buying Embargo or Just Call it Booktopia 2017

Challenges · Life · Photos · The August Break

The August Break | Day 16 & 17 – Breathe and Bedroom Window

“Breathe. Let go. And remind yourself that this very moment is the only one you know you have for sure.” ~Oprah Winfrey   “Art is the window to man's soul. Without it, he would never be able to see beyond his immediate world; nor could the world see the man within.” ~Claudia Lady Bird Johnson